Fire crews tackle ‘well-developed’ golf club blaze

Ten appliances deployed to battle fire at Uphall Golf Club in West Lothian.

Fire crews tackle ‘well-developed’ golf club blaze SNS Group

Firefighters have been battling a “well-developed” blaze at a golf course in West Lothian.

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service crews were called out to Uphall Golf Club at 1.35am on Saturday.

A spokesman for the service confirmed that 10 appliances had been sent to tackle the blaze there.

He said: “We were alerted at 1.35am on Saturday February 6 to reports of a building fire in Uphall, West Lothian.

“Operations control mobilised 10 fire appliances to the scene at Uphall Golf Club, where firefighters were met by a well-developed fire.

“Crews currently remain on the scene working to extinguish the fire. There are no reported casualties.”

Livingston MP Hannah Bardell said it was “awful news”, adding that he had “so many memories from the club”.